Mirai Groups Target Business IoT Devices

Mirai Groups Target Business IoT Devices

More than 30% of Mirai attacks and an increasing number of variants of the malware are going after enterprise IoT devices, raising the stakes for…

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Website Attack Attempts Rose by 69% in 2018

Website Attack Attempts Rose by 69% in 2018

Millions of websites have been compromised, but the most likely malware isn’t cyptomining: it’s quietly stealing files and redirecting traffic, a new Sitelock report shows.…

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New Plurox malware is a backdoor, cryptominer, and worm, all packed into one

New Plurox malware is a backdoor, cryptominer, and worm, all packed into one

A new strain of malware has been spotted in the wild by the Kaspersky security team. Named Plurox, this new malware is a cut above…

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Two Miners Purportedly Execute 51% Attack on Bitcoin Cash Blockchain

Two Miners Purportedly Execute 51% Attack on Bitcoin Cash Blockchain

Two miners have reportedly executed a 51% attack on the bitcoin cash (BCH) blockchain, according to tweets by Cryptoconomy Podcast host Guy Swann on May…

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IT contractor allegedly abused government systems for cryptocurrency mining

IT contractor allegedly abused government systems for cryptocurrency mining

A 33-year-old man from Sydney was arrested and charged by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) for allegedly manipulating the computer programs of a federal government…

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Attackers Add a New Spin to Old Scams

Attackers Add a New Spin to Old Scams

Scammers are figuring out unique ways of abusing cloud services to make their attacks look more genuine, Netskope says. Cybercriminals have begun abusing legitimate cloud…

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